Star Wars 9 title revealed VERY soon? THREE big clues suggest announcement is imminent

The final movie in the Skywalker saga – and the third and final part of the sequel trilogy – is currently in production. And with a lot of hype riding on it, its marketing is going to be executed very carefully – especially after last year’s prequel spin-off Solo: A Star Wars Story was let […]

‘Last diplomat he knew’: Ecuador ousts London envoy, fuels rumors of Assange’s imminent eviction

Ecuador’s President Lenin Moreno has terminated the credentials of his UK ambassador, who has been at the center of negotiating the fate of WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange, as concerns mount over the whistleblower’s safety. The decree, with which Moreno effectively sacked Ecuador’s London ambassador Abbad Ortiz, was published by WikiLeaks on Wednesday. The document does […]

Starving children face ‘imminent risk of death’ due to Saudi assault on Yemeni city, UNICEF warns

The Saudi-led coalition’s attack on the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah could have catastrophic consequences for civilians, especially malnourished children in urgent need of care, UNICEF has warned. Heavy bombings and gunfire have already impeded access to Al Thawra hospital, a medical facility that provides much-needed care to children caught up in the fighting, the […]

A new Mac mini and a Retina MacBook Air are imminent, report says

Enlarge / The 2014 Mac mini is pictured here. This redesign was seen by some users as a downgrade compared to its predecessor, and Apple hasn’t overhauled it since. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) Apple plans to release a new replacement for the MacBook Air (and possibly the current MacBook) with a Retina display later this year, […]

Apple leaks new iPads in regulatory filing, suggesting imminent release

Apple has requested and received permission from the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) to market previously unknown iPad models, reports Consomac (via AppleInsider), a regulatory step that typically signals a release of new hardware within one to two weeks. Dated February 19, the EEC’s list mentions A1893 and A1954 models of Apple tablet computers running iOS […]

We’re on the ground at SpaceX’s launch of its most powerful rocket — and lift-off appears to be imminent

Dave Mosher/Business Insider SpaceX founder Elon Musk hopes to finally launch Falcon Heavy— the most powerful rocket the company has ever built — this afternoon. The rocket is vertical on the launchpad at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, where Business Insider is on the ground.  The launch was initially scheduled to happen at 1:30 p.m. […]

Hawaii officer who sent false missile alert believed attack imminent, FCC says

A screenshot taken by Hawaiian citizen Alison Teal shows the screen of her mobile phone with an alert text message sent to all Hawaiian citizens on January 13, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Alison TEAL (credit: Getty Images) A preliminary report released on Tuesday from the Federal Communications Commission details the events leading up to […]

Govt shutdown imminent as Senate fails to pass funding

Despite 11th-hour meetings between President Donald Trump and leaders of both parties in Congress, efforts to avert a government shutdown have all but failed. A sticking point was the status of over 700,000 illegal immigrants. With just 1 hour and 45 minutes of federal funding remaining late Friday night, the Senate fell short of the […]